Medical Questions > Conditions and Diseases > Headache and Migraines Forum

Headaches and sinus problem : sinusitis ?

User Profile
I was having such kind of headache before and i went to the hospital in Aug 2006. they did my CT scan, Check my eyes and found no problem in any thing. And prescribed me Migrane pills.

Again i am having the same problem and i used migrane but it did helped out. then my friend told me you have sinus problem. I took sinus pills and it felt better. I am having the same thing from the last 2 months. And one more strange thing is that i never had flu or cold from the last 2 3 years. my mucus is very sticky and hard to come out. I have to take it out through mouth. its kind of yellowish green.

Muscels in my neck cracks like any thing on the right side. My eye and skull hurts. please help me out.


Did you find this post helpful?

User Profile
replied May 29th, 2007
Headache, Migraines, Sinus Conditions Answer A2812
A sinus headache is due to sinus inflammation (sinusitis). Headache caused by sinusitis is mainly located in the frontal part of the head but it can spread to the eye and upper jaw. Besides a headache, sinusitis also manifests with a stuffed nose, nose secretion and sore throat. Further, mucus secretion collects in the throat when one gets up in the morning. Sinusitis can be proven by an ENT-examination. Sinusitis is treated with antibiotics, expectorants and corticosteroids. You can consult an ENT-specialist for an expert opinion.

Did you find this post helpful?
This question has been answered by the doctor. This topic is now open for public discussion, however no comments below this point will be answered by a doctor.
Must Read
Do you have a cold or a sinus infection? Learn the difference plus more info on different types of sinus infections (sinusitis) here....
What can cause a short-term or long-term case of sinus infection? We review both. Learn how to avoid the risk of developing an infection in this section....
What are the first signs that you have trouble with your sinuses? Learn to identify a sinus infection early ... plus know when you should seek medical help....
DISCLAIMER: "Ask a Doctor" questions are answered by certified physicians and other medical professionals. For more information about experts participating in the "Ask a Doctor" Network, please visit our medical experts page. You may also visit our Headache and Migraines , for moderated patient to patient support and information.

The information provided on eHealth Forum is designed to improve, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician. Personal consultation(s) with a qualified medical professional is the proper means for diagnosing any medical condition.